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title Israel Vazquez vs Rafael Marquez on Showtime

Israel Vazquez and Rafael Marquez produced two of the most exciting, bloody, give-and-take slugfests of 2007 which inevitably has led to one of the most highly anticipated rubber matches in history.  → read full story

title Wladimir Klitschko vs Sultan Ibragimov Update

Sultan Ibragimov Wladimir KlitschkoThe training camp of WBO Heavyweight Champion Sultan Ibragimov is in full swing, and as the champ prepares for his February 23rd unification bout with Wladimir Klitschko in New York’s Madison Square Garden, the action at the South Florida gym affectionately referred to as “Sultan’s House” has been fast and furious, something trainer Jeff Mayweather has been very pleased with..  → read full story

title De La Hoya – In Search of The Beatable Opponent

By Chris Thomas: According to the latest rumor mill, Oscar De La Hoya is considering fighting former junior welterweight Steve Forbes (33-5, 9 KOs) for his May 3rd tune-up bout.  → read full story

title Fist Fighter – based on George Bellows’ painting: “Stag at Sharkey’s”

Latest“Saloon-keeper Tom Sharkey, retired heavyweight contender,
is doing some fancy footwork in avoiding the current NYC
ban on boxing by awarding ‘membership’ to every fighter
he books for his Athletic Club brawls in his Lincoln Square
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title James Toney: Can He Still Be A Factor In The Heavyweight Division?

James ToneyIn the latest boxing news, former three-time champion James Toney (70-6, 43 KOs) is reportedly planning on making a March comeback against an un-named opponent.  → read full story

title Povetkin vs. Chambers: Does Alexander Have Enough Speed To Handle Eddie?

Alexander Povetkin Eddie ChambersThis Saturday night, #2 rated heavyweight in the IBF, undefeated Alexander Povetkin (14-0, 11 KOs) goes up against what I personally consider to be the best American heavyweight Eddie Chambers (30-0, 16 KOs) when they meet in the International Boxing Federation elimination fight at Tempodrom, Kreuzberg, in Berlin, Germany.  → read full story

title Roy Jones Jr. – “I’m still Superman, and I’m still the guy that nobody wants to fight”

Despite accomplishing little in his career in recent years, eight-time title winner Roy Jones Jr.  → read full story

title Jones Decisions Trinidad, Drops Him Twice

Felix Trinidad Roy Jones Jr.In an outcome that surprised few, Roy Jones Jr. (52-4, 38 KOs) defeated Felix Trinidad (42-3, 35 KOs) by a 12-round unanimous decision on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden, in New York.  → read full story

title Chagaev Too Much For Skelton

Matt Skelton Ruslan ChagaevIn a fight that was marred by excessive wrestling on the inside, undefeated World Boxing Association heavyweight champion Ruslan Chagaev (24-0-1, 17 KOs) won a hard-fought unanimous decision over 40 year-old Matt Skelton (21-2, 18 KOs) on Saturday night at the Burg-Waechter Castello, in Dusseldorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.  → read full story

title Alexander Decisions Corley, Collazo Defeats Barros

Undefeated junior welterweight prospect Devon Alexander (14-0, 9 KO’s) had little trouble grinding out a 12-round lopsided unanimous decision against former World Boxing Organization junior welterweight champion DeMarcus Corley (31-8-1, 17 KOs) on Saturday night at New York’s Madison Square Garden.  → read full story

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